Elbon Family History

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Elbon Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This name occurs chiefly in WV.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Elton, Elson, Eldon, Alton, Belton, Melson, Malbon, Melton, Lyon

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Elbon Family Origin

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Elbon Family Occupations

What did your Elbon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elbon family was House Keeping. Farmer, Carpenter and Mill Wright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elbon. The most common Elbon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Elbon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Mill Wright

  • House Keeping


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Elbon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Elbon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Elbon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elbon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 78 immigration records available for the last name Elbon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 311 military records available for the last name Elbon. For the veterans among your Elbon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elbon Life Expectancy

What is the average Elbon lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Elbon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Elbon in 1965 was 82, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elbon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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